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2018 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

The York County Area Agency on Aging, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, will again distribute fruit and vegetable vouchers to qualifying seniors. 

This program provides $20.00 in vouchers to eligible York County seniors to buy fresh fruit and vegetables from participating local farm markets. Vouchers are redeemable from June 1 through November 30, 2018.

  • Qualifying seniors must be York County residents, be 60 years of age by December 31, 2018, and can receive the vouchers only once per calendar year.
  • PROOF AGE AND RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED (PA Driver’s License or PA ID card is recommended).
  • Total gross annual 2018 household income must be at or below $22,459/ single person or $30,451/ couple.
  • Seniors living in a nursing home, personal care home, or any residential facility where meals are provided are ineligible to receive vouchers.

2018 proxy form is required for individuals having someone else pick up vouchers for them, including POA’s.

Proof of age and residency for eligible person must be shown.  The proxy must also show their photo ID.

ONLY 2018 PROXY FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

2018 proxy forms are available at most Senior Centers, the Agency on Aging, or on the Forms and Documents page of this website.

Follow this link for more information and the voucher distribution schedule.